Reduction and Prevention of Children"s Exposure to Violence

To develop an initiative to understand, prevent and reduce the impact of family and community violence on young children by helping communities to expand existing partnerships between service providers (such as law enforcement, mental health, health, early childhood education and others) to create a
comprehensive service delivery system.

To study the efficacy of these service delivery systems, replicate the most effect systems, and study the scope of the problem of children"s exposure to violence in the United States.

Agency - Department of Justice

The Department of Justice enforces the law and defends the interest of the United States, ensuring public safety against threats foreign and domestic; providing Federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; seeking just punishment for those guilty of unlawful pursuits; and ensuring fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.

Website Address

http://www.usdoj.gov